What is Yelp?

Our purpose: To connect people with great local businesses Yelp, Inc. is a multinational corporation headquartered in San Francisco,California, that operates an “online urban guide” and business review site. Yelp was founded by Jeremy Stoppelman  and Russel Simmons in 2004. The company’s Yelp website began as an email service for exchanging local business recommendations, and later introduced social networking features, discounts, and mobile applications. Yelp has extended … More What is Yelp?